Compared to its elder brother, the Sony MDR – 1A headset, the design of the Sony MDR – 1AM2 Headset is significantly improved, especially in color. The Sony MDR – 1AM2 headphones are available in two versions: a full black version and a silver version. Particularly for the silver version, the earpad and headband are changed from brown to gray. In both versions, the earpad and headband are designed to create a sense of wearing.
One of the impressive changes of the Sony MDR – 1AM2 headset is that the weight of the headset is reduced from 225g (MDR – 1A headset) to only 200g. Sony also changed the structure of the headset with softer padding to ensure that people feel comfortable but the headset can still grip firmly.
Similar to the MDR – 1A headphones, the MDR – 1AM2 still uses a 40 mm Hi-res driver with a thin aluminum coating on the surface of the LCP (liquid crystal polymer) diaphragm, this helps to optimize the sound quality, makes the sound clear, honest and deep.
The Sony MDR – 1AM2 headphones give an impressive sound quality with a soft and easy to listen high – mid range. Besides, the MDR – 1AM2 feels more airy and spacious than its senior. The bass range is also firmer, sharper and more compact than before.
Besides, the Sony MDR – 1AM2 headset also has a built-in microphone, helping users to answer calls quickly. They fit to rank in best wired headset with microphone for cell phone.